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Registered Nurse

Covenant Executives
February 4, 2021
Nairobi, Kenya
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Responsible for the health and welfare for the children . The ideal candidate will be accountable for:

  • Referring medical matters to the doctor’s/dentist’s surgery, or hospital.
  • Dealing with medical emergencies as well as routine appointments.
  • Monitoring health situation of students by developing adequate records.
  • Escorting children, as required, to the surgery or hospital.
  • Administering First Aid to the children, in emergencies.
  • Ensuring good lines of communication with parents, regarding children’s medical needs and being empathetic towards children who require attending to.
  • Ensuring that medication, equipment and dressings in the medical room, and all First Aid boxes, are in date, and restocked.
  • Liaising with our nominated pharmacist regarding storage and administration of non-prescribed medicine.
  • Taking part in the induction arrangements for new children joining, regarding their medical needs.
  • Ensuring that appropriate child records are kept up to date and that they are stored securely.
  • Administering the children’s medicine when necessary and advising parents if and when the children’s medications are out of date.
  • Preparing medical information for staff trips.
  • Liaising with staff, as appropriate to share any health or medical concerns.
  • Managing immunizations as required, on an annual basis.

Qualifications & Experience required:

  • Diploma in Community Health Nursing.
  • 2 years' experience in a busy environment.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Duly registered and licensed by the Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Ability to plan, multi-task and manage time effectively.
  • Strong report writing and record keeping ability.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Start Date: Immediately.

Please note: Canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification.

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